Highlights On "The Hill"
- Market Shows Little Reaction to House Vote. Scarchilli, Michael // Bond Buyer;10/6/2008, Vol. 366 Issue 32976, p2
The article reports on the passing of financial rescue package bill by the U.S. House representatives after the Senate approved the modified package. It states that municipal market did not show an immediate reaction to the plan's approval. According to the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board,...
- Recent action in the Congress. // Congressional Digest;Feb2000, Vol. 79 Issue 2, p34
Presents the proposed bills filed in the United States House of Representatives and Senate from September 1999 through November 1999. Includes Organ Donor Leave Act; Campaign Finance Reform; Civil Aviation Research and Development; National Monument Compliance; Health Research and Quality Act;...
- Recent action in the Congress. // Congressional Digest;May99, Vol. 78 Issue 5, p130
Enumerates the key measures considered during the first session of the 106th Congress of the United States from January 6, 1999 to March 1999. Includes the Mandates Information Act for the proposed Federal private sector mandates; Small Business Paperwork Reduction Act Amendments; Impeachment...
- Lots of bills still in play as session nears home stretch. Feigenbaum, Ed // Indianapolis Business Journal;2/13/2012, Vol. 32 Issue 51, p12
The article discusses the large number of legislative bills still pending in the U.S. House and Senate despite having its sessions nearing its end.
- Highway talks break down, accusations fly. Laing, Keith; Kasperowicz, Pete // Hill;6/14/2012, Vol. 19 Issue 75, p1
The article presents information on failure of the negotiations between the House and Senate of the U.S. Congress on a new highway bill.
- Compromise Agreement. // Congressional Digest;Jan1982, Vol. 61 Issue 1, p2
Focuses on issues of foreign aid and social welfare programs in the U.S. Submission of an agreement by conferees from the House and Senate to the Office of Management and Budget; Announcement of the president to House and Senate leadership on the rejection of the agreement sent by conferees...
- Should The Administration's Foreign Aid Proposal For Fiscal Year 1967 Be Substantially Curtailed? Zablocki, Clement J. // Congressional Digest;Aug/Sep66, Vol. 45 Issue 8/9, p221
Focuses on the testimony presented by the author before the U.S. House of Representatives during consideration of H.R. 15750, the proposed Foreign Assistance Act of 1966. Aspects of foreign aid programs; Provisions under the act.
- Rating the Performance of Legislators. // New Republic;10/17/64, Vol. 151 Issue 16, p13
Presents the performance ratings of the legislators of the various states in the U.S. Factors taken into account by the U.S. Senate include mass transportation, youth conservation, test ban treaty, vocational educational, wheat sales, oil depletion, tax cut, civil rights act, poverty program,...
- HAROLD L. ICKES: Hunger Cannot Be Adjourned. Ickes, Harold L. // New Republic;4/30/51, Vol. 124 Issue 18, p18
The article presents information on steps taken by the U.S. government to provide aid to the people of India. The Rules Committee of the House is holding up the legislation necessary to send aid to the people in India. The Foreign Relations Committee of the Senate has been so slow even to...